On November 27th, 2014, the Ministry of Justice under the chairmanship of the Minister A. Shykmamatova held the first meeting of the Steering Committee of the project “Promotion of rule of law in Kyrgyz Republic, with particular emphasis on transparency and accountability”. The financing agreement for the project was signed on 17 September 2013 in Brussels. The Kyrgyz Ministry of Justice under Minister A.
Following a tender published by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development in Berlin, BIM together with its lead partner, the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPI), have been awarded a contract for a major research study in the context of international development cooperation. More specifically, it reviews the relevance of child protection (based on child rights standards) in the framework of German development programmes and projects, and shall give recommendations for further enhancement of this area.
This includes addressing questions such as:
Organised by ÖFSE in cooperation with Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights/BIM
The Seminar on Georgia and Peaceful Conflict Resolution, organised by the Eurasia Partnership Foundation in cooperation with BIM, held in Vienna on September 25, 2012 has brought together representatives from all three regions – Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Georgia, as well as experts – scholars and practitioners working on conflict resolution in Georgia. During the Seminar, Sabine Mandl and Christine Sommer, researchers from BIM, discussed "The role of women and civil society in peacebuilding".
The Eurasia Partnership Foundation is going to organize, in cooperation with the Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights and the Bosch Foundation, the seminar,
“Georgia’s conflicts: The Road to Peace-building”
at the Diplomatic Academy in Vienna on September 25, 2012
"Promoting Human Rights - Empowering Civil Society"
The conference takes place from 25 to 27 June in Vienna at the Diplomatic Academy. You are able to participate either a) at the Conference (2,5 days), or b) only at the Evening Event or c) at both events (Conference + Evening Event).
On 12.12.2010, the Macedonian Anti Poverty Platform (MAPP), supported by the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human rights, BIM-FV Skopje, executed a massive fundraising event – a Telethon – supporting the needs of children at risk, the children of the street.
On November 16th, the president and three judges of the Bhutanese Supreme Court (Hon'ble Chief Justice Sonam Tobgye an well as Hon'ble Judges Rinzin Gyaltshen, Tshering Wangchuk and Rinzin Penjore) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights during a project supported by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) about the advancement of the Bhutanese judiciary. The representatives of Bhutan, wich is a key region of the Austrian Development Cooperation, were thus accompanied by Mag.Georg Huber-Grabenwarter (ADA).
The third issue of the EZA Newsletter in 2010 is available in German!